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Legendary Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dies

Designer Karl Lagerfeld is seen backstage ahead of the Fendi show during Milan Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2017/18 on February 23, 2017 in Milan, Italy.Photo: Tristan Fewings (Getty Images) Fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, one of the most recognizable faces in fashion (and at times, one of the more controversial) has died. He was reported to be […]

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Black, Beautiful, and British: Celebs Celebrate Across the Pond for the BAFTAs

Cynthia Erivo in Vera Wang at the EE British Academy Film Awards at Royal Albert Hall on Feb. 10, 2019, in London, England.Photo: Pascal Le Segretain (Getty Images) Our eyes may have been glued to the Grammys on Sunday night in Los Angeles, but on Sunday night in London, England, a different awards ceremony was […]

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3 Times a Lady: Naomi Campbell Covers British Vogue’s Spring Fashion Issue

Photo: Steven Meisel (British Vogue/Condé Nast) “To me, she will always be a legend, like the last of the silent movie stars: Greta Garbo, Marlene Dietrich, Naomi Campbell.” So writes British Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enninful, who styled his good friend for the cover of the magazine’s highly anticipated March issue—also known as the Spring Fashion […]

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Black to the Future: Nadine Ijewere Is the 1st Woman of Color to Shoot a Vogue Cover

Dua Lipa covers the January issue of British VogueScreenshot: Nadine Ijewere (British Vogue/Condé Nast) When 23-year-old Tyler Mitchell captured Beyoncé for the September 2018 issue of American Vogue, it was a historic moment as he became the first black photographer to be granted a cover in the magazine’s 125-year history. Now, history is being made […]

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The Glow Up Grows Up: It’s Our 1st Birthday!

What a difference a year makes! Only 365 days ago, we were celebrating the birth of The Root’s newest baby, a beauty, fashion and women’s empowerment blog coyly titled The Glow Up. A year, one awards season, two Fashion Months (and a Cruise Collection Week) and well over 1,000 posts later, we’re slightly older, hopefully […]

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A Year of Diversity: Edward Enninful Celebrates His 1st Anniversary at the Helm of British Vogue

Adwoa Aboah (December 2017); Gugu Mbatha-Raw (April 2018); Oprah (August 2018); Rihanna (September 2018)Screenshot: Steven Meisel (British Vogue/Condé Nast), Mikael Jansson (British Vogue/Condé Nast), Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott (British Vogue/Condé Nast), Nick Knight (British Vogue/Condé Nast) When veteran stylist and creative director Edward Enninful took the helm at British Vogue last December, he became […]

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British Vogue’s Edward Enninful Threw Spike Lee a Blacktastic Party, and Our Invite Got Lost in the Mail

Photo: Sebastien Nogier (EPA Pool/Getty Images) Clearly, we need to remind Edward Enninful of our address. On Saturday, Oct. 20, the editor-in-chief of British Vogue hosted a dinner for filmmaker Spike Lee in London, in honor of the BlacKkKlansman director “who has given so much to the creative industry over the three-and-a-half decades he has […]

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